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Hugh Gilchrist Dick

Hugh Gilchrist Dick, American educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Rockefeller fellow humanities, 1947-1948.; Member American Council Learned Socs. (secretary Pacific Coast committee for humanities 1945-1952). Modern Language Association, Pacific Coast Philological Association, History of Science Society.

Background

  • Dick, Hugh Gilchrist was born on September 14, 1909 in Whitehall, New York, United States. Son of Herbert Hugh and Isabel (Hughes) Dick.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Union College, Schenectady, 1930. Master of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1935, Doctor of Philosophy. (University fellow 1936-1937), 1937.

    Career

    • 1 son, Robert M. English master Mohawk School, 1930-1934. Instructor University of California at Los Angeles, 1937-1942, assistant professor, 1942-1948, associate professor, 1948-1953, Professor of English, 1953-1971, joint professor School of Library Service, 1967-1971, department chairman, 1960-1965. Visiting instructor Queens College, 1943.

      Visiting associate professor of University North Carolina, 1947.

    Works

    • Author: Sir Francis Bacon, Selected Writings, 1955.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Rockefeller fellow humanities, 1947-1948. Member American Council Learned Socs.

    (secretary Pacific Coast committee for humanities 1945-1952). Modern Language Association, Pacific Coast Philological Association, History of Science Society.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Keeler McIntosh, June 20, 1936.
    • father: Herbert Hugh Dick
    • mother: Isabel (Hughes) Dick
    • spouse: Frances Keeler McIntosh
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    Born September 14, 1909
    Died December 31, 1971
    (aged 62)
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